WorldViews: Uzbekistan

Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 04/10/2013

Uzbekistan officials call Harlem Shake 'a vortex full of meaninglessness and shamelessness'

An outlet of the oppressive Central Asian state condemned the foreign dance sensation.

By Max Fisher  |  12:07 PM ET, 04/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Uzbekistan

Posted at 01:33 PM ET, 02/14/2012

Valentine’s Day government bans rejected by lovers around the world

Lovers are celebrating, despite the consequences.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  01:33 PM ET, 02/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Valentine's Day, government bans, India, Malaysia, Uzbekistan, Iran

Posted at 01:13 PM ET, 01/30/2012

Valentine’s Day canceled in Uzbekistan

Authorities in the country have planned a medieval poetry reading instead.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  01:13 PM ET, 01/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Uzbekistan, Valentine's Day